Josh Christensen

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9 Misconceptions About Sex, Debunked By Sexperts

There are a lot of misconceptions about sex out there. This is a result of a lot of different societal factors — like the fact that only 13 states in …

Sexual Health

Assassin's Creed Odyssey's Combat Abilities Offer Powerful Choices

In fully embracing the RPG genre, Assassin's Creed Odyssey has put player choice front and center across the board. This doesn't just apply to the …

Assassin's Creed

Never wash in direct sunlight, use lots of water

Washing your vehicle is simple. All you do is add water and it is done. Add a warm sunny afternoon and the task almost becomes pleasant.<p>Keeping your …

Cleaning

SpaceX’s hyperloop race was all about ‘maximum speed’ (and celebrating Elon Musk)

‘Every team is very committed to the cause’<p>On a recent Sunday, hundreds of engineering students and fans of futuristic, high-speed transportation gathered under a blazing sun outside the headquarters of SpaceX in Hawthorne, Calif., to do two things: watch some hyperloop pods go really fast, and …

Hyperloop

The coldest place in the known universe is on the ISS

The International Space Station (ISS) is slated to become the coldest spot in space as NASA's Cold Atom Laboratory (CAL) begins producing ultra-cold …

Quantum Mechanics

Build a Raspberry Pi wireless access point

There have been lots of tutorials about how to create a Raspberry Pi wireless access point in the past, but they have become slightly out of date …

Raspberry Pi

What is microstutter and how do I fix it?

Have you ever noticed unexpected choppiness in a game where framerates and performance otherwise seem fine? This can manifest in many ways, and …

PC Gaming

Ex-NASA Engineer Creates 'Insane' PS4, Xbox One Controller Mod

Ex-NASA engineer Jake Middleton has launched a Kickstarter campaign for his “insane, over-the-top” PlayStation 4 and Xbox One controller mod, …

The Mortal Kombat movie reboot sounds a little different

It could feature a teenage Raiden and a brand-new ‘kombatant’<p>Warner Bros.’ New Line studio has been trying to get a new Mortal Kombat movie off the ground for years now in the form of a reboot of the franchise. The latest effort has a director and a screenwriter attached, and based on some early …

Lord Of The Rings Fans Are Remaking The Battle For Middle Earth In Unreal Engine 4

I was only just lamenting the fate of EA’s <i>Lord of the Rings</i> strategy games, and here we go: some fans are remaking <i>Battle for Middle Earth</i> in Unreal …

There’s more to battle royale games than Fortnite and PUBG

Six games to try for a different experience<p><i>Fortnite</i> is the biggest game on the planet right now. It’s played by more than 125 million people, including a host of celebrities, and it dominates services like Twitch. While <i>Fortnite</i> and its predecessor <i>PUBG</i> popularized the battle royale genre — where …

14 Shows All 'Game Of Thrones' Fans Should Be Watching Right Now

It won't be long until <i>Game of Thrones</i> fans know who will be sitting on the Iron Throne. With Season 8 set to be the final season of the hit HBO …

The One Home Renovation You Will Regret

Maybe you’ve spent the weekend catching up on Fixer Upper, bulking up Pinterest boards with ideas for your next big home project. But before you …

PUBG is scrapping map selection

<b>Developer PUBG Corp. has revealed that it will be getting rid of the map select feature in a future update for PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds.</b>It might …

The Last Of Us 2 Has Only One Playable Character

Fans just can not wait for The Last of Us 2. E3 2018 gave us a new trailer for the game that made it very clear that Ellie will be the main character …

US$139 KeyWe smart lock is how all locks should work from now on

Korean company KeyWe has launched what it's calling the "smartest lock ever" on Kickstarter. And with Wi-Fi, NFC, Bluetooth, a touchpad and an …

J.J. Abrams’ Bad Robot to help make mobile, PC, and console games

Bad Robot Games<p>Bad Robot, the film and television production company founded by writer-director J.J. Abrams, has launched a gaming division, Bad Robot Games.<br>• The new venture will make original games for the mobile, PC and console markets.<br>• Bad Robot Games will work in a partnership with China-based …

Star Wars

Cost plunges for capturing carbon dioxide from the air

Pulling carbon dioxide (CO2) from the air and using it to make synthetic fuel seems like the ultimate solution to climate change: Instead of adding …

Game developer pranks player after he threatens to shoot up studio

‘You claimed it was just a joke... so I thought I’d teach you a lesson about comedy’<p>Game developers get abusive, threatening messages from players all the time, and some high-profile games have even become notorious for “toxic” communities. Recently, one studio responded to a death threat in a …

MSI App Player brings Android games to MSI computers

• The MSI App Player, essentially a version of the BlueStacks Android app player, is coming to MSI computers.<br>• MSI is positioning the program as a better way to play Android games.<br>• The news comes after many PUBG Mobile players adopted a keyboard and mouse in order to gain an advantage over touchscreen …

Red Dead Redemption 2 Collector’s Box loot detailed

Rockstar Games has revealed the special and ultimate editions of <i>Red Dead Redemption 2</i>, as well as its Collector’s Box cache. The latter will be made …

ASUS ROG's ridiculously high-spec gaming phone was made for 'PUBG'

Thanks to the likes of <i>Free Fire</i>, <i>PUBG</i> and <i>Fortnite</i> arriving on mobile, gaming smartphones seem like a no-brainer for brands that want to break into the crowded smartphone world, with the Razer Phone setting the bar for others to follow. ASUS thinks it can do better. Here at Computex, the company …

Gear & Gadgets

Toshiba completes $18B sale of memory business to consortium including Apple

Toshiba’s long-winded sale of its memory chip business is finally completed. The company announced that the sale to a Bain Capital consortium, consisting of Apple and various other tech companies, has been finalized…<p>As noted by <i>ZDNet</i>, the deal is worth two trillion, three hundred million yen – which …

A closer look at RED's audacious Hydrogen One phone

In a van sitting between the high school from <i>Pretty Little Liars</i> and the Stars Hollow gazebo from <i>Gilmore Girls</i>, RED founder Jim Jannard takes out his smartphone — the Hydrogen One — and starts whipping through demos with me. We're at AT&T's Shape entertainment conference at Warner Brothers Studios …

Hydrogen

In Six Months, 'Fortnite: Battle Royale' Has Cut PUBG's PC Playerbase In Half

While <i>PUBG</i> remains the most popular game on Steam by quite a wide margin, it’s fallen a long ways from where it was at the start of 2018, which coincides almost exactly with <i>Fortnite: Battle Royale</i>’s meteoric rise.<p><i>PUBG</i> was king of the world in January, where it broke every Steam record there was with …

This $40 box instantly adds gigabit Ethernet anywhere in your home

If you thought having wired gigabit internet in your home was just a dream, think again. You don’t need to pay some company $1,000 to run Cat6 …

Westworld actor James Marsden will star in the Sonic the Hedgehog movie

Gotta go, fast<p>James Marsden will star in the film adaptation of <i>Sonic The Hedgehog</i>, <i>Variety</i> reports. It’s unclear what role the <i>Westworld</i> actor will play, and whether he’ll voice the iconic character or act as one of those ill-advised humans from later <i>Sonic</i> games.<p>A hybrid live-action / animated Sonic …

Esports betting just got a whole lot easier. Now what?

On May 14th, the United States Supreme Court eliminated a 26-year-old law prohibiting states from sponsoring sports gambling. Today, states are free to establish their own sports-betting laws, and a few governors are acting fast. New Jersey, the state at the heart of the Supreme Court decision, …

Gaming

Hands-on: The new Razer Blade is a sleek gaming laptop with tiny bezels

Razer changed our perception of what a gaming laptop could be when it first introduced the Blade. In 2013, it was arguably the first gaming laptop that didn’t look overly gaudy or aggressive, but while its successors have all had their share of improvements, the design was becoming stale. Most …

Computer Hardware

The smart plug that can control anything with Alexa or Google Assistant is only $20 today

Smart plugs are obviously the best way to add some smarts to all the “dumb” devices around your home. Whether you want to control a fan, coffee …